The beach on your doorstep and the famous Inchydoney Island Lodge and Spa next door.
These apartments are well equipped with large open plan kitchen, oven, fridge, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine & iron. Enjoy the sea views overlooking the Atlantic Ocean from the sitting room – (TV & DVD also). There is a family bathroom (with bath & shower) 2 bedrooms (one en-suite) and car parking space
Lots of things to do, take a beach walk or enjoy horse riding along the blue flag beach and through the sand dunes. Inchydoney beach is a haven for water lovers from the skilled surfer to the complete novice(lessons available) or enjoy the excitement of whale watching off the coastline. there are a number of excellent golf courses in the area or for the very keen visit the Old Head golf course in nearby Kinsale or Fota Island Championship golf course in East Cork. The nearby town of Clonakilty 3.5km boasts a surplus of excellent restaurants and Irish bars that need to be sampled.
General information for your visit to the area: Clonakilty Farmers Market - Thurs & Sat 10am – 2pm The Park Cinema - Clonakilty - 023 8834141 - offers Adults and Children alike a variety of new release films to enjoy with Dolby surround sound in our 3 Screen Multi-Plex Cinema. With the latest movie showings every evening and matinees on the weekend, you’ll find there is something for everyone whatever the weather.
Outdoor Activities to make the most of your visit: These coastal waters are a rich, natural habitat for whales, dolphins, porpoises, seals and sea birds, along with a prolific fish life. Whale Watch West Cork - 028 33357 - 086 1200027 . Whale Watching with Colin Barnes - 028-36832 - 086-327-3226 - a wonderful opportunity to encounter marine wildlife here in West Cork. Courtmasherry Angling Centre - Woodpoint House, Courtmacsherry, West Cork - 023 8846427 - 086 8250905 . Clon Tackle & Leisure Fishing - Pearse Street, Clonakilty - 023 8835580 . Canoeing & Paddle Boats - visit Ross Leisure, Rosscarbery not too far away and a lovely day out for the kids, with lovely beaches as well. Archery / Clay Pigeon Shooting / Laser Clay Pigeon Shooting / War Games - Rebel Corporate Clonakilty - 023 8843998 - 087 1233117 - a lot of fun and they also do team games and team building. Clonakilty Equestrian Centre - Inchydoney Road 023 8833533
Bars & Restaurants worthy of a visit: Shanleys Bar is a Local Bar and Music Venue, Scannells Bar has been owned by the Scannell family for generations and is a firm favourite with locals and visitors alike.
Mick Finns in Clonakilty town centre, on Pearse Street always has a great atmosphere and has a regular exciting schedule of live music and DJ’s. Mick's is also well known for his lunch time menu.
Druids Restaurant - The setting is perfect for an intimate candlelit dinner, a family occasion or a night out with friends.
An Sugan - one of my personal favourites, great character and a reputation for quality food, promote a love of seafood. All fish and shellfish are delivered fresh daily.
The Brewery Bar is a good locals pub feel free to join in with a singsong or a game of cards.
There are many other great bars and restaurants for you to try but these are a list of my favourites for you to enjoy.
10 things to see in the local area 1) Model Railway Village: Tour West Cork on foot in one hour 2) Timoleague Abbey: Well worth seeing the ruins of this 14th Century Franciscan Abbey 3) Clonakilty Museum/The Big Fella: A display of Michael Collins memorabillia at the Museum and his birthplace, Woodfield. memorial statue at Emmet Square 4) Lios-Na-gCon Ringfort: Step back in time at this restored site of an ancient fort 5) Galley Head Lighhouse: Amazing views all along the coast from the Fastnet to the Old Head of Kinsale 6) Drombeg Stone Circle: One of the finest stone Circles constructed in Ireland 7) Roman Catholic Church: Worth seeing with fine examples of stained glass and hand-carved statues 8) Henry Ford: Replica of Model-T at Ballinascarthy, the birthplace of Henry Ford's ancestors 9) Art/Photo Exhibitions: Visit the many interesting galleries around the town 10) RNLI Lifeboat sation in Courtmacsherry
For more things to do visit Clonakilty.ie
Other Activities: kite surfing, Cinema
Golf: Bandon Golf Club - €35pp Sat €30pp Mon - Fri. (18 holes - Metres: 5377 Parkland Par: 68) Facilities available are Club Hire, Tuition from PGA Pro, Buggies & Caddy Cars. KIinsale Golf Club - €30 Mon - Thurs €40 Fri - Sun (18 Holes - Metres: 6609 Parkland Par: 71) Facilities available are Club Hire, Tuition, Buggy Hire, Restaurant Lisselan Golf Course- €30 weekends €27.50 weekdays (9 Holes Parkland Par: 72 ) Facilities available are Club Hire, Caddy Cars.Skibbereen & West Carbey Golf Club- €35 May - Sept €30 Oct - Apr (18 Holes - Metres: 5450 Parkland Par: 71) Facilities available are Club Hire, Buggy Hire, Trolley Hire, Tuition available on request Rosscarbey put and pot The Warren, Rosscarbery, Co. Cork - 36 hole course located among the dunes overlooking the warren strand and one of the best courses in Ireland of its kind. Its superbly maintained and hosts a competition every Sunday morning all year round